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scrimmage (SKRIM-ayg) noun
1. A rough struggle.
2. A practice game, often between two parts of the same team.
3. A tussle for the ball in games such as football, rugby, soccer, etc.
verb tr, intr.
To engage in a scrimmage.
[Middle English metathetic variant of skirmish.]
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